Dec 21, 2013; New York, NY, USA; Buckeyes forward LaQuinton Ross (10) puts up a shot over Notre Dame Fighting Irish guard Demetrius Jackson (23). Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports
Dec 21, 2013; New York, NY, USA; Buckeyes guard Aaron Craft (4) makes a pass past Notre Dame Fighting Irish defenders during the first half. Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports
Dec 21, 2013; New York, NY, USA; Buckeyes guard Shannon Scott (3) puts up a shot over Notre Dame Fighting Irish guard Jerian Grant (22). Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports
Dec 21, 2013; New York, NY, USA; Buckeyes forward LaQuinton Ross (10) pulls down a rebound during the first half. Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports
Dec 21, 2013; New York, NY, USA; Buckeyes guard Aaron Craft (4) goes up for a layup over Notre Dame Fighting Irish guard/forward Pat Connaughton (24). Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports
Dec 21, 2013; New York, NY, USA; Buckeyes center Amir Williams (23) blocks the shot of Notre Dame Fighting Irish guard Demetrius Jackson (23). Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports
Dec 21, 2013; New York, NY, USA; Buckeyes guard Shannon Scott (3) makes a pass around the defense of Notre Dame Fighting Irish center Garrick Sherman (11). Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports
Dec 21, 2013; New York, NY, USA; Notre Dame Fighting Irish guard/forward Pat Connaughton (24) puts up a shot while Buckeyes forward LaQuinton Ross (10) defends. Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports
Dec 21, 2013; New York, NY, USA; Notre Dame Fighting Irish guard/forward Pat Connaughton (24) guards Buckeyes forward LaQuinton Ross (10). Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports
Dec 21, 2013; New York, NY, USA; Buckeyes head coach Thad Matta on the sidelines during the first half. Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports
Dec 21, 2013; New York, NY, USA; Buckeyes forward LaQuinton Ross (10) is awarded with the game's most outstanding player trophy after the Gotham Classic against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish at Madison Square Garden. The Buckeyes won the game 64-61. Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports
Dec 21, 2013; New York, NY, USA; Buckeyes players look on during the second half. Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports
Dec 21, 2013; New York, NY, USA; Buckeyes forward LaQuinton Ross (10) and guard Aaron Craft (4) celebrate during the second half. Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports
Dec 21, 2013; New York, NY, USA; Buckeyes players celebrate during the second half.  Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports
Dec 21, 2013; New York, NY, USA; Buckeyes guard Lenzelle Smith Jr. (32) makes the go-ahead basket during the second half. Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports
Dec 21, 2013; New York, NY, USA; Buckeyes forward Sam Thompson (12) fouls Notre Dame Fighting Irish guard Demetrius Jackson (23). Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports
Dec 21, 2013; New York, NY, USA; Buckeyes guard Lenzelle Smith Jr. (32) takes a shot during the second half. Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports
Dec 21, 2013; New York, NY, USA; Buckeyes forward LaQuinton Ross (10) and guard Shannon Scott (3) steal the ball from Notre Dame Fighting Irish guard Demetrius Jackson (23). Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports
Dec 21, 2013; New York, NY, USA; Buckeyes forward LaQuinton Ross (10) takes a shot during the second half. Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports
Dec 21, 2013; New York, NY, USA;  Buckeyes forward LaQuinton Ross (10) puts up a layup during the second half. Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports